Community & Economic Development
$53.26 - $67.98 Hourly
03/31/2021 05:00 PM PDT
***OPEN & PROMOTIONAL JOB OPPORTUNITY***
Associate Civil Engineer
(Capital Improvement Program)
Are you an experienced, licensed engineer looking to enhance the beautification, functionality, and safety of a local community? Do you enjoy collaborating with other professionals on exciting projects? If so, the City of Concord is looking for you to join its Engineering Division Team! The Community Development Department (CDD) is currently seeking to fill one Associate Civil Engineer vacancy in the Capital Improvement Program Division.
The Associate Civil Engineer plays an integral part of the Capital Improvement Program within the Engineering Division. This position will collaborate with different City departments including Public Works and Parks & Recreation, and will also work closely with the Current Development, Planning, Building, and Transportation divisions of the CDD, with the goal of completing critical capital improvement projects as programmed in the City’s two year Capital Budget. In addition to managing projects, this essential position will be a key contributor to the innovations and improvements made to the Capital Improvement Program, which align with the Mission, Vision, and Values of the City of Concord.
The future Associate Civil Engineer will manage design and construction of multiple Capital Improvement Projects that are ongoing. Each project will be in various phases starting from preliminary design, plan and specs preparation, bidding, and construction.
A few of upcoming exciting projects that the position will be managing include:
1. Submit a completed City of Concord application and the required supplemental questionnaire responses online at www.cityofconcord.org by 5:00 p.m., Wednesday, March 31, 2021. Only application materials submitted online during the filing period will be accepted.
Please attach a copy of your resume when you apply online. You must complete the job application in its entirety in addition to the resume submission in order to be considered (i.e., do not indicate “see resume” on job application).
2. All qualified applications and supplemental questionnaire responses will be competitively evaluated, and those candidates demonstrating the strongest desired qualifications for the position will be invited to a virtual panel interview which is currently scheduled for the week of April 12 or April 19, 2021. If you are selected to participate in the panel interview process and are unavailable, we regret that we will not be able to reschedule you.
3. Successful candidates will be placed on the hiring list, based on rank, for further consideration to fill the current regular vacancy, as well as others occurring over the next 12 months.
If you have any specific questions regarding the recruitment and selection process, please contact the Human Resources Department at (925) 671-3308.
ASSOCIATE CIVIL ENGINEERPurpose
Performs, and leads the activities of individuals involved in, professional, technical, civil and structural engineering and other public works activities to ensure that capital projects are designed and managed in conformance with applicable standards and codes and that they are completed on time within budget. Performs related and other work as required, all within the context of the City's Mission of providing responsive, cost effective, and innovative local government services through a collaborative effort with the community to make Concord a city of the highest quality.
Equipment, Methods & Guidelines
Uses Federal, State, and local laws, policies, procedures, and practices, building codes and civil engineering standards, standard plans and specifications, various elements of the State-mandated General Plan, knowledge of computer software programs capabilities and limitations, programmable calculators, automobiles, voice dictation equipment, and knowledge of land surveying.
Predominantly inside work but includes outside work, some of which may be performed in extreme weather conditions with exposure to noise, noxious odors, and airborne particles. May include attendance at meetings, including those that are conducted during the evening, and some travel. The work may also include occasional irregular hours.
Emphasize speech, hearing, and vision. Must be able to drive to various work sites and be able to climb and walk on narrow pathways to inspect and observe physical conditions of construction sites.
Supervisory Guidance Received/Given
Supervision received is characterized by general administrative support and control intended to define projects, objectives, and problems. The extent to which incumbents exercise full and final responsibility on a daily basis may vary. Typically works independently, planning and scheduling own work to meet job requirements. Work is generally reviewed upon completion of assigned projects. May provide work direction to other professionals and technicians, including interviewing, hiring recommendations, training, and performance evaluation input.
This is a high level Professional Public Works engineer classification.
|Examples of duties include, but are not limited to:|
|Knowledge and Abilities
Considerable working knowledge of the concepts, precedents, principles, laws, practices, methods, standards, procedures, and techniques pertinent to municipal engineering, including the mechanics of solids (particularly of soils), hydraulics, theory of structure, strength of materials, engineering geology, and surveying; of engineering economics and cost estimating. Working knowledge of basic supervisory and safety principles, techniques, and alternatives; and the use of computers for engineering studies and analyses.
Ability to maintain full knowledge and control over assigned areas of responsibility; to independently perform difficult and complex professional engineering work; to effectively analyze, identify, and recommend engineering alternatives; to effectively communicate and apply related ordinances, policies, regulations, standards, and procedures pertaining to the work; to effectively lead others in the performance of complex professional and technical activities; to communicate effectively orally and in writing; and to establish and maintain cooperative and effective relationships with those contacted in the course of work.
Education: A Bachelor's or Master's degree in a civil, structural, or related engineering curriculum, or California Professional Engineering Registration.
Experience: Four years of employment in a related engineering profession.
|A California Driver's License and a satisfactory driving record are conditions of initial and continued employment.
Registration as a Professional Engineer issued by the California State Board of Registration is required. Registration as a Professional Engineer by other state Boards will be considered.
2974 Salvio Street
Concord, CA 94519